WAYLON PAYNE I EP. #2 (the highlights) of Jackin‘ Around w/ JACK INGRAM

Jack Ingram’s guest, Waylon Payne, for Ep #2 comes from country music royalty.  His namesake & Godfather is Waylon Jennings.  His father, Jody Payne, played guitar for Willie Nelson for 35 years, and his mother, Grammy award winner Sammie Smith, was one of the first outlaw country music singers best known for her 1971 crossover hit, “Help me Make it Through the Night.”. He has recorded two records; the ”The Drifter”, produced by Keith Gattis (2004) and ”The Harlot, the Queer, the Pusher & Me”, produced by Frank Liddell (2020).  Waylon has also acted in nearly a dozen movies including the Johnny Cash movie, as Jerry Lee Lewis in “Walk the Line”.

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Jackin’ Around is hosted by a 2-time Academy of Country Music awarding-winning singer/songwriter and master storyteller, Jack Ingram. Join Jack weekly as he welcomes your favorite music, sports, and entertainment personalities on YouTube and your favorite audio platforms. Ingram’s music career spans over four decades and includes 18 records, 6 top #20 singles, including a #1 hit, on the Country Billboard charts. In May of 2021, Jack, alongside fellow singer/songwriters Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall, released The Marfa Tapes. According to Lambert, The Marfa Tapes stems from a fruitful songwriting partnership that has already resulted in the 2018 ACM Song of the Year “Tin Man” (Ingram / Lambert / Randall). Additionally, Jack is no stranger to the airwaves, as TV host of the Texas Music Scene, a half-hour weekly program that airs in over 70 U.S markets and has won 22 Telly awards and 2 People’s Choice awards. In 2013, Jack teamed up with Academy Award-winning actor Matthew McConaughey and college football coach Mack Brown to create an annual multi-day fundraiser, golf tournament, & concert, Mack I Jack I & McConaughey. Since its inception, MJM has raised over $15 million for children’s charities. Learn more about the Jackin’ Around by visiting JackinAroundPODCAST.com.